Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/16/17, Starrett Co (SCX) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.10, payable on 6/29/17. As a percentage of SCX's recent stock price of $8.50, this dividend works out to approximately 1.18%, so look for shares of Starrett Co to trade 1.18% lower — all else being equal — when SCX shares open for trading on 6/16/17.

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Below is a dividend history chart for SCX, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.10 declared by Starrett Co :

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from SCX is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.71% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of SCX shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Starrett Co  200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, SCX's low point in its 52 week range is $8.00 per share, with $12.89 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $8.50.

In Wednesday trading, Starrett Co shares are currently down about 0.6% on the day.

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